Alderney Bookshop
Alderney Bookshop

Alderney Bookshop

About the Bookshop

The Bookshop has recently been taken over by Alderney resident Tissie Roberts.


The main aim behind The Bookshop is to provide a friendly, efficient and interesting shop in which residents and visitors to Alderney can browse at leisure and purchase books and related goods.


The Bookshop is a member of the Hive initiative  launched in September 2011 for the promotion of independent bookshops. This is an exciting new development in the sale of books online at competitive prices. More information about the Hive initiative is available from Tissie at The Bookshop.


Tissie is a member of the Booksellers Association and is listed in the Members' Directory. 

The Bookshop Provides

  • A general range of fiction and non-fiction books for adults, young people and children of all ages
  • A limited range of second-hand and bargain books
  • A wide range of local books about Alderney
  • The sale and exchange of National Book Tokens
  • A prompt ordering service for books required which are not in stock (most books are available within 4 days or so)
  • Book related gifts eg bookmarks, book lights and book holders
  • eBooks and DVDs can be ordered promptly
  • A range of greetings cards, including local art cards and seasonal cards
  • Our own Gift Voucher Scheme
  • School study aids, sheet music, maps and the like available to order

The range of books available includes thrillers, biographies, classics, general fiction, history, military history and reference works with sections on cookery, gardening, sport, angling, well-being, hobbies, travel and humour.


Many recent publications of interest in all categories are always available with special offers on price where possible.


We can compete with the major online book suppliers on price for fiction and non-fiction titles.


We have a great selection of books for children and young people with lots of special offers! Come and talk to Tissie about your favourite books!


New stock arrives regularly and orders for books not in stock are dealt with promptly by online ordering to suppliers.

Specialist Books

Tissie is happy to help customers to trace and purchase out-of-print or unusual books.


The Alderney Bookshop,

6 Martyn House,

Queen Elizabeth II Street,

Alderney  GY9 3TB

Tel: 01481 823246